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Top ten technologies for academic libraries
This report details ten technologies of use in academic libraries.
The patriarchal gentleman : gender roles of late eighteenth and early nineteenth century American women through the mind of Thomas Jefferson
The second place price for the 2011 Undergraduate Research Paper Contest was awarded for this paper by David Lamble which examines Thomas Jefferson's beliefs about the importance of a woman's domestic role in American ...
I Found it at the Library
Ron Powers describes his view of libraries during a talk to the Friends of the University of Missouri Library.
Peasant Households Strategies in the Andes and Potential Users of Climate Forecasts: El Niño of 1997-1998
Production strategies pursued by households and individuals in a peasant community of the Bolivian Altiplano are shaped by access to resources, social networks and institutions, wealth, and the ability to develop urban ...
Rural Livelihoods and Agroforestry Practices in the Missouri Flood Plains
Agroforestry practices, new to many small farms in the United States, may offer many economic and environmental benefits. Small farmers in Northeast and Southeast Missouri were interviewed to understand the relationship ...
Technologies to Watch: Top Emerging Technologies for Archives and Special Collections
Whether building stronger relationships with patrons, highlighting collections and exhibits in new and creative ways, or preserving digital information for future generations, the following emerging technologies will help ...
Technology makes learning fun: top 10 technologies to try in your school library
The following tools offer school library media specialists innovative and useful ways to incorporate technology into classroom instruction, and each can be adapted for use in youth services within public libraries. While ...
Ten technologies for public libraries
This report details ten technologies of use in public libraries.
Special libraries: ten essential technologies
This report describes ten technologies of use in special libraries.
Social media for librarianship
Libraries are incorporating Social Media technologies to create a more progressive presence in the community. Social Media has become an essential way for libraries to communicate and engage patrons. These important tools ...
Coping and Adapting to Increased Climate Variability in the Andes
The negative impact of climate change may be reduced with mitigation strategies in developing countries. Some studies project that developing countries in the Tropics will be worse off than developed countries under ...
Top ten technology resources for young adult library services
Technology is an integral part of our daily lives, and has given us countless tools and resources to enhance our jobs. In this document, we present ten top emerging, exciting technologies for use in enhancing the library ...
Top ten technologies for academic libraries
It is becoming increasingly important for libraries to keep up in the rough and tumble world of emerging technologies. This is especially true for academic libraries that often work with professors and students utilizing ...
Emerging technologies useful for working in digital humanities
Digital Humanities is a rapidly growing field focused upon the relationship between technology and the humanities. This includes tools to research, access, explore, explain, collect data, document, and/or archive content ...
Immigration Reform: Comprehensive Solutions for Complex Problems
(University of Missouri--Columbia. Cambio Center, 2009)
In January 2004, after more than two years of silence, President George Bush reignited the national immigration debate when he proposed a new guest worker program. Members of Congress of both political parties have entered ...
Teaching the Right Curriculum Strengthening the Values of Latino Families
Research in the field of family studies shows increasing evidence that the health of the couple relationship in a family has significant impact on children's development. In practice, however, addressing this vital part ...
Listening to Latino Business Owners
(University of Missouri--Columbia. Cambio Center, 2007)
My study, Listening to Latino Business Owners, confirms the varied needs of Latino business owners for business assistance in the Greater Kansas City Metropolitan Area. The findings identify problem areas for which services ...
Missouri communities responding to change
(University of Missouri--Columbia. Cambio Center, 2002)
The community development program for the Cambio de Colores conference is a chance for people to hear the stories what community leaders in Missouri have to tell about the changes they have been going through as a result ...